Tomorrow will be April 20th, and that can mean only one thing. Weed. Or, more accurately, the celebration of weed known around the world as 4/20. In Vancouver, the 2019 version takes on greater significance than in the past. It’s the first year that marijuana is legal in Canada, it’s … Read more
With low vacancy rates, exorbitant rents and a genuine affordability crisis, you’d think responsible strata councils would want to do everything they could to ensure they weren’t contributing to the mess. In the case of our last strata, you’d be wrong.
Previously, I wrote about my new job and our decision to move to Victoria. Since then, we’ve sold our condo (faster and for more than expected), moved all our stuff over many many U-haul ferry trips, and life has finally almost returned to normal.
I didn’t bother doing a year-end wrap up blog post for 2018. I haven’t been journalling much at all, and it was a pretty quiet year for the most part. Plus, those kinds of posts have always felt forced, as if I should have something profound to say as the … Read more
I was a little surprised to receive an email (right) from Vancouver mayoralty candidate Kennedy Stewart’s campaign manager, Neil Monckton, in the wee hours of October 11th. In it he referenced a tweet of mine, said that it was “both factually wrong and damaging to Mr Stewart’s reputation” and wanted … Read more